Take extra care when using ATMs as card skimming seems to be on the rise, especially in the Kandy area. Read the Sri Lankan Sunday Times article here.
Cinnamon Air are now flying to Hambantota (Mattala – Rajapaksa International Airport) from Colombo. One way price of $172! This is expensive but could be considered as a way to shorten the trip to Arugam Bay. Read the full article here.